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SHIPMATES: SEA CLASSICS publishes Naval/marine reunion announcements as a FREE public service in all but the January-February-December issues. Allow 60-days minimum lead time for your notice to appear. Notices MUST BE TYPEWRITTEN and contain only the basic information - who, what, where and when.

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USS Arnold J. Lisbell (DD-869). Fall 2008 at Boston, MA. Contact: Barry Dahlberg, 596 Grey St., Geneva, IL 60134; (708) 203-1445;

USS Brame (DO-630). Proposed 2008 at Pensacola, FL. Contact: Dale Burmeister, 7507 W 350 N, Michigan City, IN 46360; (219) 874-7240;

USS Gtowr(F-1098VAGDE-1/AGrT-1). Proposed 2008 at Marblehead, MA. Contact: Patrick "Bam" Bamrick, 2020 Poplar, Port Huron Ml 48060; (810) 533-5561;

USS r/opew8//(DD-681). Date TBD 2008 at San Diego, CA. Contact: Noel Nichols, 15 Locust St., Norwich, NY13815; 607-336-3225;

USS Home (DLG-30/CG-30). In planning for 2008 at Washington, DC. Contact: Joe Westerberg,

Intruder A-6 Association. Date TBD 2008 at San Diego, CA. Contact: Rupe Owens,

USS Joett (DLG7CG29). Date TBD 2008 at Orlando, FL. Contact: Herman Touchet,\

USS Johnston (DD-821 ). Date TBD 2008 at Chicago, IL. Contact: Joe Oliver, 42419 Dusty Trail, Murrieta, CA 92562;

USS Jonas Ingram (DD-938). Date TBD 2008 at Philadelphia, PA. Contact: Pete Ventola, 28 Circle Dr., Rockaway, NJ 07866; (973) 627-7491;

1960-1970 Tromboners (VS-29) personnel. Date and place TBD. Contact: Bruce Nordwall

USS San Diego (AFS-6). Date TBD 2008 at Norfolk, VA. Contact: Walter Cox, or- Brian Lewke, PO Box 744, Kenmore, NY14217;

USS Tarawa (CV-40/CVA-40/CVS-40) and LHA1. Date TBD 2008 at Charleston, SC. Contact: Charlie Huck, 2842 Old Evansvilie Rd., New Harmony, IN 47631; (812) 682-4219; - or for LHA-1 : Malcolm (Mike) Lanham, 2254 Long Ridge, Elkview, WV 25071-9026;

USS Amphion (AR-13). Date TBD 2008 at Mobile, AL. Contact: Lloyd Stagg, (850) 944-3302;

USS Cavalier (APA). Date TBD 2008 in Tacoma, WA Contact: Tom Wolder (417) 345-0082;


USS Allen M. Sumner (DD-692). 1 May 2008 at Charleston, SC. Contact: Joe Gall, 56 Amsterdam Ave., Tonawanda, NY14150-5416; (716) 6922697;

Patrol Squadron Ninety (VP-90). 7-9 March 008 at NAS Pensacola, FL. Contact: Ron Hilson, (850) 497-1141

USS Buchanan (DDG-14). 12 March 2008 at San Diego, CA. Contact: Tim Nightingale, 152 37th Dr. SW, Vero Beach, FL 32968-3166; (596) 202-2202;

USS Hopewell (DD-681). 17-21 March 2008 at San Diego, CA. Contact: Noel Nichols, USS Hopewell Association, PO Box 681, East Rochester, NY14445; (585) 381-9538;

USS Cowell (DD-547). 26-30 March 2008 at Greenville, SC. Contact: L.D. Salley, 19 Auburn St., Greenville, SC 29609-4043; 864-268-3365;

USS Noa (DD-841 ). 26 March 2008 at Jacksonville, FL. Contact: Bruce Lindeman, (904) 247-7987


USS Arcadia (AD-23). April 2008 at Mobile, AL. Contact: USS Arcadia, PO Drawer 11399, Hickory, NC 28603; (828) 256-6008

USS Wren (DD-568). 2 April 2008 at Mobile, AL. Contact: Jim Warner, 3431 Donald Ave. …